Cognitive Decline Archives - Mt. Harrison Audiology

Brain health and hearing health

  We recently found out my grandmother is in the beginning stages of memory loss.  It has really brought to home the difficulties that ensue when our brain is just not as healthy as it should be.  I have been urging both she and my grandpa to be more consistent and...

Always learning!

Sorry to not have shared info in this little blog of mine for a while.  The clinic has been getting busier and busier, (which is great!), but doesn’t leave as much time for writing.   Last weekend I had the opportunity to attend a conference in Florida with the...

Symptoms of Hearing Loss

As people become more aware of the dangers of hearing loss, they are curious what symptoms they should be looking for.   In some cases, the symptoms are dramatic.  These symptoms could include a sudden change in hearing acuity and ringing in the ear that doesn’t go...

Hearing Loss and Dementia

For too long, hearing loss has been considered a part of normal aging, and not something that is worth worrying about.  Although 30 million Americans have some form of hearing loss, less than 20% wear hearing aids.  There is stigma associated with hearing aids which...